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IPA Factsheet - Isle of Lismore
Site code
CountryUnited Kingdom
Administrative regionScotland Western Isles
Central co-ordinates56o 29' N / 5o 32' W map
Altitude6 - 48

 Site Description

 Botanical Significance Noted for stoneworts interest.

 General Habitat Description

Land use

Land use% CoverLevel

Threatened Species

Species NameIPA Assess.Species Assess.AbundanceData qualityCriteria

Botanical Richness

EUNIS level 2 code & nameIPA Assess.Habitat Assess.% of indicator speciesNo. SpeciesNational BiotopeData qualityCriteria
D4 Base-rich fens2007200400unknownB

Threatened Habitats

IPA Habitat code & nameIPA Assess.Habitat Assess.AreaData qualityCriteria
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp.200720070unknownCii
7230 Alkaline fens200720070unknownCii


DesignationProtected Area NameRelationship with IPAOverlap with IPA
Site of Special Scientific InterestBernera Islandprotected area overlaps with IPA42
Site of Special Scientific InterestLismore Lochsprotected area overlaps with IPA107
Site of Special Scientific InterestLynn of Lorn Small islandsprotected area overlaps with IPA18


TypeDescriptionYear startedYear finishes



 Conservation Issues Considered of European importance for stoneworts in Stewart (2004)

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